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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.