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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )