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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.