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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.