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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.