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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.