"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.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.