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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.