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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.