"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.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.