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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide