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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.