"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.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )