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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.