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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.