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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.