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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )