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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.