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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.