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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.