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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.