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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.