"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.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.