"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.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.