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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.