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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.