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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.