"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.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.