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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.