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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.