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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.