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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.