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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story