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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.