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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.