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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.