"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.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather