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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.