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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.