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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.