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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.