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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.

Idioms:

  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.