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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )