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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel