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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.