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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )