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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )