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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.