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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.