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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.

Idioms:

  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )