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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.