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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.