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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist