"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.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.