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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.