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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.