"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.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.