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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.