"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.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.

Idioms:

  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.