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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )