"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.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.