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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.