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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.