"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.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.