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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )