"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.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.