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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.