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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.