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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.