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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • 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.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.