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

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.