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

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.