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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.