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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.