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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )