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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.