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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.