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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.