"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.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.