"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.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.