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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.