"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.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.