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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg