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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.