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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.