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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.