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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide