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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake