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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.