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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.