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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.