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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.