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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.