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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.