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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.