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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.