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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )