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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home