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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.