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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.