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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.