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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )