"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.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.