"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.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.