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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.