"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.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.