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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home