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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.