"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.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush