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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.