"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.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.