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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.