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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.