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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.