"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.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )