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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.