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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.