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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.