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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.