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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.