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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.