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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )