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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.