"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.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush