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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.