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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.