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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home