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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.