"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.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.