"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.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.

Idioms:

  • 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.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.