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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.