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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.