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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.