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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.