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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.