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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide