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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.