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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.