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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.