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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.