"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.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.