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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.