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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.