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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.