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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.