"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.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.