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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.