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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.