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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.