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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.