"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.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home