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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.