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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.