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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.