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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.