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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.