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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )