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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )