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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )