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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.