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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.