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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.