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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.