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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.