"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.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg