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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.