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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.