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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.