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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )