"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.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home