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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.