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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )