"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.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.