"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.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.