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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )