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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.