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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )