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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.