"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.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.