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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.

Idioms:

  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )