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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide