"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.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly