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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.