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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.