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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.