"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.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.