"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.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )