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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.