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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.