"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.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.