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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )