"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.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.