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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.