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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.