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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.