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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.