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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.