"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.