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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.