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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.