"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.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )