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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.