"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.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.