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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.