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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.