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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.