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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.