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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.