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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.