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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.