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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.