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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )