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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.