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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.