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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.