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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.