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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.