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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.