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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.