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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.