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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family