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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )