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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up