"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.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel