"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.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly