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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.