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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.