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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.