"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.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.