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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.