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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.

Idioms:

  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.