"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.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.