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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.