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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.