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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.

Idioms:

  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )