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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.