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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.