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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.