"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.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )