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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.