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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.