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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.