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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.