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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.