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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.