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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )