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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.