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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.