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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.