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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.