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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.