"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.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.