"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 to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.