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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.