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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.