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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.