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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )