"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.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.