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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.