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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )