"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.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.