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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.