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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.