"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.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )