"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.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.