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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.