"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.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.