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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.