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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.