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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.