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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.