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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.