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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.