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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )