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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.