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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.