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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.