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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.