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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.