"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.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.