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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • 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