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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.