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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.