"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.