"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.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.