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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.