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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )