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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.

Idioms:

  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.