"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.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.