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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.