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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.