"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.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.