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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.