"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.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.