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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.