"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.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.