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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.