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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.