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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg