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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.