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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.