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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )