"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.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )