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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather