"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.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.