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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.