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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.