"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.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.