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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.