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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.