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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.