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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.