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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.