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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.