"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.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.