"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.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.