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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.