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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.