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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.