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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.