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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.