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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.