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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.

Idioms:

  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.