"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.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • 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.