"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.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.