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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )