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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.