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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.