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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.