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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.