"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.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.