"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.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.