"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.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.