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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )