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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.