"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.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.