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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.