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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist