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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.