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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )