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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake