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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.