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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.