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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.