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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.