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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.