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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.