"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.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.