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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.

Idioms:

  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.