"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.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.