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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.