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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.