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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • 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.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )