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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.