"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.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.