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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.