"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.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.