"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.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.