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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )