"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.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel