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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )