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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.