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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up