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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )