"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.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.