"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.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.