"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.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means