"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.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.