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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )