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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.