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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.