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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.