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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )