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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.