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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses