"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.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.