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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.