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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.