"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.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.