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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.