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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.