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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.