"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.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.