"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.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.