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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.