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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.