"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.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.