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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )