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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.