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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.