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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.