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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.