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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.