"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.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.