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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.