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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.