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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.