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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.