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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.