"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.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.