"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.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.

Idioms:

  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.