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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush