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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • 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:

  • 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.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.