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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.