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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.