"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.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.