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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.