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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )