"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.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.