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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.