"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.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.