"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.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.