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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.