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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.