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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )