"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.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.