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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.