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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )