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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.