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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.