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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.