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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.