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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.