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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.