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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )