"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.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.