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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.