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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.