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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.