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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.