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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.