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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.