"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.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.