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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.

Idioms:

  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.