"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.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news

Idioms:

  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.