"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.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.