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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.