"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.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )