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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )