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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.