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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.