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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.