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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.