"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.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.