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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home