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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.