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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush