"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.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.