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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.