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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.