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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.