"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.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.