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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.