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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.