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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )