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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.