"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.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.