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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.