"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.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.