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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.