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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.