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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.