"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.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.