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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )