"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.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )