"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.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.