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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.