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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family