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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.