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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.