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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.