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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.