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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.