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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.