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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.