"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.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )