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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means