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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )