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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.