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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )