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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.