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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.