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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.