"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.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.