"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.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.