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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )