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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.