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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.