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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.