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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly