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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.