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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )