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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )