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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.