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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.

Idioms:

  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather