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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.