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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.