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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.