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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )