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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.