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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.