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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.