"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.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.