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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.