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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.

Idioms:

  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )