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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly