"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.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.