"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.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.

Idioms:

  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.