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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.