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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.