"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.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.