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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.